“A lot of our songs have four-on-the-floor drum patterns, which is a big part of their music,” so says Vampire Weekend bass player Chris Baio, as the band look ahead to a spate of touring along side Mumford & Sons.
Mumford and Sons will be the headliners at London’s Olympic Park on July 6, it was announced.
This will be the renovated venues first headline show and will feature handpicked bands such as Vampire Weekend, Ben Howard, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes the and sister trio Haim , the NME reports.
Mumford & Sons are due to travel to Ireland later this year for a one-off outdoor concert.
Mumford & Sons have debuted the video for their single ‘Whispers In The Dark‘ which can be viewed through YouTube below.
Actor and popstar Justin Timberlake has collaborated with Mumford & Sons frontman Marcus Mumford on the soundtrack for the upcoming Coen Brothers film Inside Llewyn Davis, a movie in which he also plays the leading role.
Huge sales in the UK and US to go with a recent Grammy Award success has apparently been enough to convince Mumford & Sons that they have avoided their 2012 album ‘Babel‘ proving to be ‘the difficult second child’.
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